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People

Total Population 8,358
Male Share of the Population 48.7%
Female Share of the Population 51.3%
Senior Citizens 11.9%
Employed Population 16+ 4,030
Age of the Population 22

Families

% of people married 26%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 32.8%
Median Earnings25+ $37,593
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $50,223
Median Earnings With High School Degree $27,700

Wealth

Median Family Income $68,429
% Above Poverty Level 78%
% Below Poverty Level 22%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 14.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.4%
Median Gross Rent $1,057
Median House Value $158,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.7%
US/American 0.1%
English 7.8%
Irish 16%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Millersville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles SW of Lancaster, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles N of Baltimore, Maryland
County Lancaster
Metro Area Lancaster
Standard Zip Codes 17551
Phone Area Codes 717
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.997
Longitude -76.354

Millersville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station LANCASTER 2 NE FILT PLT
Distance 5.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Station LANDISVILLE 2 NW
Distance 9.2 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
Station HOLTWOOD
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 38 F
Apr Temp 42 to 61 F
Jul Temp 67 to 85 F
Oct Temp 46 to 64 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Millersville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Slackwater (17551)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Columbia 10,394 $52,478
East Petersburg 4,518 $78,438
East Prospect 1,139 $63,250
Lancaster 59,344 $39,441

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Millersville High Schools

PENN MANOR HS
717-872-9520
Serves 1,833 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.4

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